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Is it safe to take arixtra while pregnant or breastfeeding?

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Dr. Caren Reaves
Obstetrics & Gynecology
4 doctors agree

In brief: Yes

Arixtra is a pregnancy category b medication, meaning animal studies show no risk or adverse fetal effects.
There may not be any controlled studies in humans, but it is generally considered safe. In lactation, it's safety is unknown.

In brief: Yes

Arixtra is a pregnancy category b medication, meaning animal studies show no risk or adverse fetal effects.
There may not be any controlled studies in humans, but it is generally considered safe. In lactation, it's safety is unknown.
Dr. Caren Reaves
Dr. Caren Reaves
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Dr. William Singer
Pediatrics - Neurology

In brief: Anticoagulant

Speak to your doctor before using arixtra.
It is an anticoagulant. It has not been found in breast milk.

In brief: Anticoagulant

Speak to your doctor before using arixtra.
It is an anticoagulant. It has not been found in breast milk.
Dr. William Singer
Dr. William Singer
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